The Photos You Should See – May 2019

U.S. News photo editors curate this month's most compelling images from at home and abroad.

By U.S. News Staff?May 7, 2019
By U.S. News Staff?May 7, 2019, at 5:59 p.m.

May 24, 2019 | London | Prime Minister Theresa May leaves the podium after announcing her resignation.(Peter Summers/Getty Images)


The Women of the 116th Congress

A record number of women were elected to the U.S. House and Senate in the 2018 midterm elections.

Claire HansenNov. 13, 2018

Cartoons on President Donald Trump

May 28, 2019, at 11:49 a.m.

The 10 Worst Presidents

Not all U.S. presidents are missed once they leave the White House.

Andrew Soergel and Jay TolsonDec. 31, 2014

The Abortion Awakening

Activists are readying for battle after Alabama’s restrictive law put abortion rights in question.

Susan MilliganMay 24, 2019

Lawmakers Not High on Marijuana

The failure of a New Jersey marijuana legalization measure may spell trouble for legalization bills in other statehouses.

Claire HansenMay 24, 2019

The Trade War President

The Chinese haven’t blinked at Trump’s hardball trade tactics – and that’s worrying farmers, politicians and businesses.

Susan MilliganMay 17, 2019

Elizabeth Warren’s Long-Game Gambit

The Massachusetts senator is betting her steady competence over a long campaign will prove her electability to voters.

David CataneseMay 17, 2019

An Unsatisfying Immigration Proposal

With an eye toward 2020, Jared Kushner is preparing an immigration package that’s unlikely to please the far right or the left.

Claire HansenMay 10, 2019

A Growing Lack of Faith in Elections

Vladimir Putin may be winning as more Americans have come to distrust the election process.

Susan MilliganMay 10, 2019

The First Jabs of 2020

There are signs that the dam of goodwill among Democratic presidential candidates is about to break.

David CataneseMay 3, 2019